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  1. Apr 2022
    1. QuotingFriedrich Kittler, Thorn explains that the aim of such an all-encompassing approach to media is to focus on the ‘networks oftechnologies and institutions that allow a given culture to select,store, and process relevant data’ (cited in Thorn, 2008: 7).

      Has media studies looked at primary orality and the ideas of space repetition, art, dance, and mnemonics as base layers of media by which cultures created networks of knowledge and culture that they might use to select, store, process, copy, and pass along their knowledge?

  2. Oct 2020
    1. so closely connected with choice of hardware

      on se rappelle la préoccupation de Kittler pour le matériel dans sa manière d’écrire (et de commenter) le code, dans <cite>Critical Code Studies</cite> de Mark C. Marino.

      ... et à l’inverse, Kittler se préoccupe justement de la rétro-compatibilité, de la possibilité d’exécuter son code sur d’autres machines, avec une architecture logicielle/matérielle différente (ex. lorsqu’il travaille sur des systèmes x86).